• Mexican visitors in Box Canyon

    1 month ago - By 10,000 Birds

    One of the great things about living in southern Arizona is our proximity to Mexico. This allows for some really fun birds to come across the border, not that they know it is a border, and giving us some interesting birds each year. Without question, the most famous of these “immigrants” was last year's White-throated Thrush that took up residence in Madera Canyon. Just north of Madera Canyon, is Box Canyon. This is not a true box canyon, in sense of our old American western movies, as it serves as a passage thru the Sky Island Mountains over to the Las Cienegas National Conservation Area...
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